Hong Kong activists `astounded` by Chinese official`s comment

 Hong Kong pro-democracy activists have expressed their anger after it emerged that a Chinese official dismissed their protest movement in a blunt comment last month. 

Chinese official sentenced to 5 years in largest poll fraud

A former secretary of the ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) was today sentenced to five years in prison for dereliction of duty in one of the largest election frauds in the country, involving a bribery of more than USD 18 million.

Taiwan protesters arrested trying to block Chinese official

Around ten people were arrested in Taiwan on Thursday for trying to blockade a senior Chinese official whose landmark visit to Taiwan has sparked angry protests, police and media said.

Chinese official shot dead in Tibetan area

An official in charge of preserving social stability was shot dead in a mountainous area of a Tibetan prefecture in southwestern China last week, state media reported. 

China to strengthen supervision of officials` assets reports

China has ordered strict enforcement of a regulation that requires officials to report their assets and their family members` earnings.

Chinese official`s jail term for child rape enhanced

A former county official`s sentence was enhanced to eight years in prison, three years more than the sentence awarded to him previously, for the rape of a four-year-old girl.

Chinese official gifted $1.6 mn to mistress, faces probe

A govt official in China has been dismissed from service and is being investigated for corruption following a former TV host`s allegation that he gave her gifts worth over 10 million yuan.

40 Chinese officials punished for covering up tunnel blast

A total of 40 Chinese officials have received judicial or disciplinary punishment for their role in covering up a fatal tunnel explosion.

Chinese official owning 29 houses faces graft probe

The procuratorate of Zhengzhou, capital of Henan, decided today to investigate Zhai Zhenfeng, the former director of the housing administration bureau in Erqi district of the city.

Top Chinese official booked for corruption

Li Chuncheng, 56, deputy secretary of the Sichuan provincial committee of the Communist Party of China, was brought to Beijing for investigation into charges of corruption against him, state run China Daily reported.

Sex pics, videos of top Chinese official leaked online

Sex photos and videos of a couple, believed to a top Chinese official and his mistress, have reportedly been leaked on the Internet.

Chinese official fired for a salary higher than juniors

An official was fired after disclosures that his annual salary was 20 times higher than that of his subordinates.

Top Chinese official visits Afghanistan in a rare visit

A top Chinese security official has made a surprise visit to Afghanistan, the first leader from the country to do so in nearly half a century.

Chinese official fired after sex scandal

A Chinese official with a local
legislature has been
sacked and expelled from the Communist Party of China for involvement in a sex
scandal.

Chinese official sacked for hugging singer

Wang Liuju was sacked as he went to see the show during work hours.

Chinese official interrogated over corruption dies

Ran Jianxin was arrested for allegedly taking bribes from construction contractors.

198 convicted for Xinjiang unrest: Chinese official

China has so far convicted 198
people linked to the bloody ethnic riots last July in its
troubled Xinjiang region, a top official said on Sunday, warning
that final figure will be more.

Dalai Lama is `political monk`: Chinese official

A senior Chinese official on Thursday described the Dalai Lama as a "political monk" while criticising "certain foreign leaders" for meeting the Tibetan spiritual leader.